OAS Network Refresh

Request For Proposal

Oscoda Area Schools is soliciting proposals to purchase local area network (LAN) and wireless access electronics, wireless access point cabling, installation, service and support for a complete turnkey data and wireless network for Oscoda High School and Richardson Elementary School.

 The electronics shall include all required controllers, access points, switches, PoE switches and any other equipment required to provide a complete turnkey LAN and wireless network. Specifications are included in the attached RFP. Products include:

  • 2: Fiber Ethernet Data Switches
  • 32: 48port POE Switch
  • 135: Wireless Access Points
  • 1: Wireless Controller or Controllerless System
  • Network cabling to support the new Wireless Access Point
  • 1 Gpbs and 10Gbps Fiber Optic Modules
  • Category 6 Copper Patch Cables for new Access Points

 The vendor must also provide all equipment, materials, labor, and services, not specifically mentioned or shown, which may be necessary to complete or perfect all parts of the installation.

 Bids are due on or before February 17, 2022, at 3:00 P.M., and should be sent to:

Oscoda Area Schools

Attn: Michael Barnhart

District Manager

3550 E. River Road

Oscoda, MI 48750


Proposals shall be submitted in a sealed envelope clearly marked “WIRED AND WIRELESS NETWORK REFRESH SEALED BID” for Oscoda Area Schools and shall be identified with the bidder’s name and address.

 Bid requirements and specifications are all included in the attached RFP.

 A site walkthrough will be held on February 7, 2022, at 10:00 A.M. Eastern Time for all those wishing to see the buildings and the environment. Attendees will meet at the main office of the High School. Masks will be required when inside the buildings.

 Questions should be sent to:

 John Foster